EghtesadOnline: The president of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations said a possible US return to the landmark 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers must take place after all sanctions against Iran are lifted because with the sanctions in place, Washington’s return to the deal amounts to “extortion”.
EghtesadOnline: The heads of the three branches of power convened on Monday to discuss ways of neutralizing sanctions.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani said the government is doing all in its power to neutralize unjust and illegal sanctions imposed on the country by the administration of outgoing US President Donald Trump.
EghtesadOnline: Awide range of factors have hindered the growth of Iran’s mining sector, including the government dominance, the small share of private sector, lack of consistent policies and sanctions, the deputy head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture said.
EghtesadOnline: The United States’ special representative for Iran claimed on Thursday that a pressure campaign of sanctions targeting Iran would persist into the administration of Joe Biden, even as the president-elect has pledged to potentially return America to Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.
EghtesadOnline: Low-income households living in rural areas bear the brunt of US sanctions while high-income families living in both urban and rural areas reaped the benefits of international sanctions’ removal.
EghtesadOnline: China lambasted the United States for “peddling arms” and “interfering” in the domestic affairs of other countries in the wake of Washington’s threat that it will impose sanctions on any country that trades arms with Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Governor of the Central Bank of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati, said Thursday that the new US sanctions against Iranian banks are yet another blow to the few remaining channels to pay for food and medicine, describing the move as another political stunt.
EghtesadOnline: In March 2020, Iran became the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic outside China.
EghtesadOnline: Switzerland’s Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis said Bern continues to stand by Tehran to help it address the economic challenges arising from the United States’ tough sanctions.